News and opinions on situation in Haiti
 
13/2/06

HAITI NEWSLINKS 30-19 January 2005

 

   

Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2006

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Haiti frees ailing activist priest Miami Herald – FL,USA
… former Miami Haitian rights activist, is freed from a Haitian jail to receive medical treatment in South Florida — but is required to return to Haiti to stand …

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Arizona native nominated for Haiti ambassador post Arizona Republic – Phoenix,AZ,USA
An Arizona woman who has been a career member of the State Department’s Foreign Service took a step closer Wednesday to becoming the US ambassador to Haiti. …

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Freed Haiti priest in US for treatment Kansas City Star – MO,USA
MIAMI – A politically influential Roman Catholic priest arrived in Miami on Sunday after Haiti’s government granted him a temporary release from jail to be …

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Mixed US messages helped send Haiti over the edge International Herald Tribune – France
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti As his plane lifted off the runway here in August 2003, Brian Dean Curran rewound his last, bleak days as the American ambassador in this …

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Security for Haiti The Black Chronicle – Oklahoma City,OK,USA … Yet, much closer to home (600 miles from Florida), the Bush administration continues to deny critical security support to another failed state, Haiti. …

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Haiti: A Serious and Imminent Threat to Freedom Accuracy In Media – Washington,DC,USA
… damaging setback. Such is the case in Haiti today. No credible elections can be held in Haiti with the current government. Four …

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WSF proposes mobilization against UN presence in Haiti Agencia Brasil – Brazil
Caracas (Venezuela) – The presence of the United Nations (UN) Peace Forces, commanded by Brazil, in Haiti is the object of some of the first protests planned …

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Haiti election could be worst-run ever -candidates Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Haiti’s first election since the ouster of Jean-Bertrand Aristide two years ago could be the most poorly organized in …

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UN mission arrests people looting soap factory in Haiti’s capital UN News Centre
30 January 2006 — The United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) said today that its rapid reaction forces recently repelled members of an …

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Successful elections in Haiti high on Rio Group agenda GINA – Georgetown,Guyana
… Guyana’s Chairmanship, much of the Rio Group’s attention during 2006 will continue to be focused on the stabilisation of the situation in Haiti, the 15 th …

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US role in chaotic Haiti revealed radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
A former United States ambassador to Haiti has charged that mixed signals from Washington helped tilt Haiti towards chaos. Brian …

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Haiti’s Public Schools AlterPresse-Haïti – Port-au-Prince,Haiti By Ericq Pierre. Of the hundreds of public schools in Haiti, a dozen or so bear names of the region’s countries, mainly in Port-au-Prince. …

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Haiti on the Threshold of a Fresh Start Angus Reid Global Scan – Vancouver,BC,Canada … That day, Haiti will hold its first presidential and legislative elections since president Jean Bertrand Aristide was ousted and left the country amid …

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Some Caricom members still opposed to Haiti Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation – Barbados Caricom leaders are putting the finishing touches together to send a team into Haiti this weekend ahead of the repeatedly postponed elections scheduled for …

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Ailing priest vows to return to Haiti to clear name in alleged … Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA Haiti’s turbulent political clouds hovered over South Florida on Monday, as an ailing priest in a Miami hospital bed vowed to clear his name and the nation’s …

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We turned our back on Haiti Toronto Star – Canada
… la! la! I can’t hear you attitude towards our role in the hellhole that is Haiti. … He has left his country. The constitution of Haiti is working. …

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Haiti: the forgotten occupation Socialistworker.co.uk – London,UK
… They were, however, spoken by Juan Gabriel Valdes, head of the United Nations (UN) mission to Haiti, referring to the slum of Cité Soleil on the northern …

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UN Troops on Maximum Alert in Haiti Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) The wave of violence affecting Haiti one week short of the general elections activated maximum alert for the 9,000 …

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Haiti’s Father Gerry thanks Flashpoints Radio supporters Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Flashpoints was able to get an exclusive interview with Father Gerard Jean-Juste at the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. His …

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Haiti: After Manning-Latortue Tango Trinidad & Tobago Express – Port-of-Spain,Trinidad and Tobago A WEEKÂ ago today, the interim Prime Minister of Haiti, Gerard Latortue, held his first-ever official encounter with a Head of Government of the Caribbean …

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Haiti: Labor Activists question role of the AFL-CIO’s Solidarity … Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA … rallies, Jeb Sprague reported on November 18 that the AFL-CIO’s Solidarity Center had been providing money to a workers’ organization in Haiti: Batay Ouvriye. …

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Haiti groups file legal action against US for kidnapping President … Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… The Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic at Yale Law School, TransAfrica Forum, the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti, and the …

Date: Sun, 29 Jan 2006

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Four Hostages Released Unharmed in Haiti Houston Chronicle – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Three French citizens and a Haitian who were kidnapped near a volatile slum outside of the capital have been released unharmed …

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Violence, lawlessness rage in Haiti’s slums Kentucky.com – Lexington,KY,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Backed by whirring helicopters and 20 armored personnel carriers, the UN force descended on the waterfront slum of CitÎ Soleil …

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Canada’s sordid role in Haiti coup Green Left Weekly – Chippendale,NSW,Australia … Canada in Haiti: Waging War on the Poor Majority tells the story of the foreign invasion and violent coup that overthrew the constitution and elected …

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Justice for Haiti Centro de Mídia Independente – Brazil
This includes Haitians. We, the IJJH, are committed to seeking justice in Haiti. The prolonged detainment without charges of countless …

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Hip hop and konpa Miami Herald – FL,USA
… their community. ‘’This is important with what we are trying to do with the next phase of Haiti,’’ Jean told The Miami Herald. He …

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Haiti frees Aristide ally for US medical treatment Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan 29 (Reuters) – An ailing priest who was a popular ally of ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was provisionally released …

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Haiti: Fr. Gerry Released! Indymedia Argentina – Rosario,Santa Fe,Argentina Fr. Gerry was granted a provisional release, which requires him to return to Haiti after the treatment to face the charges still pending against him. …

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Haiti: Kidnapping Victim decires UN Violence Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA Frank Eaton a photographer was kidnapped in Cite Soleil. In this article he speaks out about the UN violence and the context behind events in Haiti. …

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Freed Haiti priest in US for treatment The Grand Rapids Press – Grand Rapids,MI,USA MIAMI (AP) — A politically influential Roman Catholic priest arrived in Miami on Sunday after Haiti’s government granted him a temporary release from jail to …

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Ambassador Supports Labour Accord With Haiti The Bahama Journal – Nassau,Bahamas
… Organisation for Migration (IOM) for The Bahamas and other countries in the region to sign labour migration accords with the Government of Haiti has won the …

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A package of news briefs from the Caribbean WXXA – Albany,NY,USA
MIAMI (AP) – A politically influential Roman Catholic priest arrived in Miami on Sunday after Haiti’s government granted him a temporary release from jail to …

Date: Sat, 28 Jan 2006

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Haiti abductors set French nationals free Hindustan Times – India
Three French nationals abducted in Haiti this week were set free by their kidnappers, and were safe and sound, police said. “The …

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Kidnapped French citizens freed in Haiti Bahrain News Agency – Bahrain
28 (BNA) Three French citizens kidnapped in Haiti have been released, the French radio broadcaster France Info reported Saturday,citing Haitian police. …

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UN Troops in Haiti to Reinforce Security Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Port of Prince, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations troops in Haiti will start Monday a strong security plan that “will not put up with any sabotage or …

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Suffering more visible than hope in Haiti Contra Costa Times – CA,USA
WE WENT TO Haiti last week to rescue a falsely imprisoned priest who is gravely ill with leukemia and ended up finding a country needing to be rescued. …

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Four hostages released unharmed in Haiti San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Three French citizens and a Haitian who were kidnapped near a volatile slum outside of the capital have been released unharmed, a …

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Mixed US Signals Helped Tilt Haiti Toward Chaos New York Times – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — As his plane lifted off the runway here in August 2003, Brian Dean Curran rewound his last, bleak days as the American ambassador in …

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Baby Doc returning to Haiti? Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA 7, 1986, dictator Jean Claude Duvalier could be returning to Haiti. … Haiti has been cursed with enough violence and bloodshed already. …

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UN troops accused of attacking hospital in Haiti Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA … 7, the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti is being pressured to crack down hard on poor neighborhoods that are accused of remaining loyal to ousted …

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Jailed Haiti priest hospitalized with pneumonia Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan 28 (Reuters) – A popular ex-adviser to ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide whose imprisonment has drawn international …

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Democracy Undone: Behind the Haiti Coup PEJ News – Victoria,BC,Canada
VPC – Haiti: Democracy Undone is a co-production by CBC News: Correspondent, The New York Times and Discovery Times Television. …

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Kidnapped nun freed in Haiti Guardian Unlimited – UK
An 84-year-old nun and two other French citizens kidnapped in Haiti have been released. … They were in Haiti on a humanitarian mission. …

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The UN’s lethal role in Haiti, Ivory Coast Workers World – USA
By G. Dunkel. Occupying United Nations troops in both the Ivory Coast and Haiti have been meeting growing resistance. These popular …

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Authorities return influential Haitian priest to jail Gainesville Sun – Gainesville,FL,USA
… ruled late Friday that Jean-Juste should be examined by two Haitian oncologists to determine if there was suitable treatment for him in Haiti, according to …

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PJ through Caricom eyes Jamaica Observer – Kingston,Jamaica
… in cooling tempers at tension-filled occasions, such as Guyana’s response to Suriname’s “gunboat” diplomacy over disputed territory; on Haiti’s access to …

Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2006

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Haiti gang seizes French citizens BBC News – UK
Three French citizens, including at least one missionary, have been kidnapped by an armed group in Haiti. The trio were seized on …

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France investigates kidnappings in Haiti CNN International – USA
PARIS, France (AP) — France is investigating the kidnapping of three French citizens in a volatile slum in Haiti’s capital, the Foreign Ministry said Friday. …

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Haiti Seeks Return to Caricom Fold Inter Press Service (subscription) – Rome,Italy PORT OF SPAIN, Jan 27 (IPS) – Two years after he was sworn in as Haiti’s prime minister with the backing of the United States, Gerard Latortue is confident …

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Three French nationals kidnapped in Haiti Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan 27 (Reuters) – An 84-year-old nun and two other French citizens on a humanitarian mission to Haiti were kidnapped near a dangerous …

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New communications gear replaces wall maps, grease pencils Lexington Dispatch – Lexington,NC,USA
Just over a decade ago, Joe Wyszynski was a platoon leader with the 82nd Airborne Division, preparing to invade Haiti with briefings delivered on giant wall …

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Police negotiate with kidnappers over ransom in Haiti Xinhua – China
Police sources from Haiti’s capital Port-au-Prince said that the kidnappers had lowered their initial demand for 150,000 US dollars in ransom. …

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Haiti – Elections : A precarious calm following trouble in … AlterPresse-Haïti – Port-au-Prince,Haiti Port-au-Prince, 26 January 2006 [AlterPresse] --- A precarious calm has returned to Ouanaminthe, the border town in North-East Haiti, after two days of tension …

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Dispatches from the World Social Forum San Francisco Bay View – San Francisco,CA,USA by the Canada Haiti Action Network delegation. Caracas (CHAN) – The 19-member Canada Haiti Action Network delegation and more than …

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More Kidnappings In Haiti Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA Hardbeatnews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Fri. Jan. 27, 2006: Four more reports of kidnappings surfaced here yesterday, even as the country prepares for the Feb. …

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School brass probing girls’ basketbrawl philly.com – Philadelphia,PA,USA
… Philadelphia high school students, including one a week ago in which University City students allegedly attacked a Drexel student from Haiti and filmed the …

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France probes reported kidnapping of citizens in Haiti Xinhua – China
27 (Xinhuanet) — France has launched a probe into the reported kidnapping of three French people in Haiti, the French Foreign Ministry announced on Friday. …

Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2006

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UN mission in Haiti forgets their own handiwork Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
HIP – Haiti — There has been much hand wringing and posturing by the international community since the fourth delay of elections by their Haitian surrogates …

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Violence keeping group out of Haiti Penn State Digital Collegian – University Park,PA,USA Project Haiti, a group that goes to Haiti every spring break to help poor Haitians, is changing its plans this year because of political chaos in the country. …

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Haiti in Venezuela: Solidarity at WSF: Dispatch #1 Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA by Haiti Action! Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006 at 7:44 PM. The 19-member US and Canadian Haiti Action Network delegation, and more than …

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The crisis in Haiti Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
Haiti, the poorest and most disordered country in the hemisphere, has had its elections postponed by its interim government for the fourth time in four months. …

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Haiti’s interim Prime Minister calls for his country to be … Caribbean Net News – Georgetown,Cayman Islands Haiti’s interim Prime Minister, Gerard Latortue, who is on a three-day visit to Trinidad for meetings with Prime Minister Patrick Manning has called for Haiti …

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Trinidad : Haiti’s interim Prime Minister invites Manning to … AlterPresse-Haïti – Port-au-Prince,Haiti … 26, 06 [AlterPresse] --- Haiti’s interim Prime Minister Gerard Latortue has invited Prime Minister Patrick Manning and several other regional government …

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International Haiti Solidarity: Debates Rage at the World Social … Centro de Mídia Independente – Brazil
(CHAN) CARACAS—Yesterday and today, the first public forums on Haiti took place at the World Social Forum. Eighty people attended …

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Haiti’s Bourgeoisie Calls for Blood: National Popular Party (PPN) … Political Affairs Magazine – New York,NY,USA … coup “Group of 184" organized a small demonstration of about 200 people outside the headquarters of the United Nations Mission to Stabilize Haiti (MINUSTAH) in …

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Haiti ready, wants Caricom involved radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
Haiti’s interim Prime Minister, Gerad Latortue, says his country is ready for the upcoming elections on February 7. Mr. Latourtue …

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Haiti: Hopes for a Peaceful Alternative as the UN Plans to Invade … The NarcoSphere – New York,NY,USA
… Documentary filmmaker Frank Eaton, 30, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, was kidnapped and held for three days in Cité Soleil, a slum in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti …

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UN says Haiti is ready for Feb. 7 elections CTV.ca – Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — United Nations officials Thursday declared Haiti ready for Feb. 7 elections, saying thousands of election …

Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2006

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UN, OAS voice support for Haiti electoral process Xinhua – China
… The United Nations, the Organization of American States (OAS) and 13 nations have signed a document to reiterate their support for Haiti’s electoral process …

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Secure Haiti elections vowed Cay Compass – Grand Cayman,Cayman Islands PORT—AU—PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A Brazilian general took command on Monday of UN peacekeepers in Haiti, replacing another Brazilian who committed suicide …

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US Backs Away From Sending Troops To Haiti Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA Jan. 25, 2006: The US may have sent troops to Haiti during the revolt that led to the ouster of President Jean Bertrand Aristide but they have no intention of …

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Saint Lucia’s Ambassador Urges “Vigilance” In Haiti Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA … Jan. 25, 2006: Saint Lucia’s Ambassador Sonia Johnny yesterday urged “vigilance” in Haiti, beyond the upcoming elections on Feb. 7. …

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Haiti’s interim Prime Minister makes first official visit to … Caribbean Net News – Georgetown,Cayman Islands Haiti’s interim Prime Minister, Gerard Latortue, is in Trinidad for a three-day visit and is to hold high level talks with Prime Minister Patrick Manning. …

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Haiti: a year and a half’s work in CitéSoleil ReliefWeb (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland … of refuse that have piled up in CitéSoleil, this is only a tiny step forward,” said Pierre-Yves Rochat, the ICRC’s water and sanitation engineer in Haiti. …

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No voting stations for Haiti’s largest slum Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Haiti’s election authorities have decided not to put voting stations inside the nation’s largest slum, drawing …

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ICRC News No. 06/4 – Haiti: a year and a half’s work in Cité … Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
… of refuse that have piled up in Cité Soleil, this is only a tiny step forward,” said Pierre-Yves Rochat, the ICRC’s water and sanitation engineer in Haiti. …

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Haiti’s PM in pre-election talks with Caricom chairman Mycaribbeannews – Miami,FL,USA
Jan 24, 06: PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Haiti’s interim Prime Minister, Gerard Latortue, arrived in Trinidad today to begin talks with Caricom Chairman, Patrick …

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Haiti: Enough is enough, release Father Gerry NOW! Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
IJDH – Haiti – This is, unfortunately, another alert about Father. … Human Rights First called on Haiti’s Minister of Justice to do the same thing. Prof. …

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Speaker criticizes UN troop presence in Haiti Agencia Brasil – Brazil
… Social Forum in Caracas, Venezuela, yesterday (24), included a protest against the presence of the United Nations (UN) Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH …

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Haiti’s interim PM wants Caricom involvement in elections radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
Haiti’s interim Prime Minister wants Caricom to be involved in the holding of elections in that country. Prime Minister Gerard Latortue …

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Mission to Haiti Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation – Barbados A high-level mission to Haiti is assuring that the international community will continue to support the process of stability and democracy in the former French …

Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006

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Fear and Death Ensnare UN’s Soldiers in Haiti New York Times – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan. … Fifty-five percent of Haiti’s 8.5 million people live on less than a dollar a day, according to United Nations estimates. …

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Haiti’s Interim PM For Trinidad Today Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA Hardbeatnews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Tues. Jan. 24, 2006: Haiti’s interim Prime Minister, Gerard Latortue, is set to touch down …

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Security for Haiti Washington Post – United States
… Yet, much closer to home — 600 miles from Florida — the Bush administration continues to deny critical security support to another failed state, Haiti. …

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OAS renews call for Haiti election date of February 7 to be … ReliefWeb (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland … He participated in a high-level international mission to Haiti along with several senior representatives of the “Core Group” of countries and Juan Gabriel …

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Haiti’s invisible “Big Boss” is keeping Father Jean-Juste in … Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Port au Prince, Haiti – While the Hollywood press dominates the Haiti news with a fantastic story how Wyclef Jean — the nephew of coup leader Raymond Joseph …

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More troops to Haiti Cay Compass – Grand Cayman,Cayman Islands GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala will send its third contingent of soldiers to Haiti to participate in peacekeeping operations on the Caribbean island, the …

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In Haiti, politics and gunfire engulf UN force International Herald Tribune – France
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Nearly 20 months after the United Nations arrived to stabilize the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country and avert a civil war, there is …

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Baby Doc’s return to Haiti seen as play to contain Preval Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic SANTO DOMINGO.- The unexpected announced return of Jean Claude Duvalier to Haiti could be a play by the Haitian right and the Americans to restrain the push of …

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Global Community Confident Haiti Will Hold Elections February 7 Washington File – Washington,DC,USA
Washington — The United States and other members of an international group involved with promoting democracy and stability in Haiti are confident that the …

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Lawyers for jailed priest reject offer by Haiti government Biloxi Sun Herald – MS, USA
… Gerard Jean-Juste, a Catholic priest jailed in Haiti who is reportedly suffering from leukemia, have turned down a government offer that could have allowed the …

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Could this paradise really be poor, desperate Haiti? ABC News – USA
By Danna Harman. LABADEE, HAITI It has mango and almond trees, soft white sand, turquoise waters, and a perfect breeze. It looks like a secret paradise island. …

www.csmonitor.com/2006/0125/p01s02-woam.html
Could this paradise really be poor, desperate Haiti? Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA LABADEE, HAITI — It has mango and almond trees, soft white sand, turquoise waters, and a perfect breeze. It looks like a secret paradise island. …

Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006

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Wyclef Jean saved Pitt-Jolie from being kidnapped in Haiti! NewKerala.com – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
Washington: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have to thank Fugees star, Wyclef Jean for their safe sojourn in Haiti recently, for had it not been for his …

www.upi.com/NewsTrack/view.php?StoryID=20060123-074814-9104r
Better US ties if Canada ousts Liberals United Press International – USA
… He has also promised to increase military spending and make a bigger contribution to NATO and peacekeeping operations in places like Haiti and Afghanistan, but …

www.dominicantoday.com/app/article.aspx?id=9608
DR-Haiti trade corridor to be built with 45M euros Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic DAJABON, Montecristi.- The National Office for the European Development Funds (Onfed) will build a bi-national project between Haiti and Dominican Republic …

www.petra.gov.jo/nepras/2006/Jan/23/30167000.htm
Judeh: Government doesn’t consider pulling out troops taking part … Jordan News Agency (Petra) – Jordan
… in various parts of the world and “the government is not considering pulling out troops taking part in peace-keeping forces operating in Haiti,” Judeh told …

www.forbes.com/technology/feeds/ap/2006/01/23/ap2470550.html
New UN Commander Promises Secure Haiti Forbes – USA
A Brazilian general took command on Monday of UN peacekeepers in Haiti, vowing to make the impoverished nation secure for elections on Feb. …

www.csmonitor.com/2006/0124/p04s01-woam.html
Haitian migrants face rising backlash next door Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA … They come for one reason. “My heart is in Haiti. My wife is in Haiti. My children are in Haiti. But work – that is lacking in Haiti …

www.radiojamaica.com/news/story.php?category=6&story=22595
Interim PM Latortue to meet with Caricom Chairman radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
The interim Prime Minister of Haiti Gerard Latortue is to hold talks with Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Patrick Manning starting Tuesday. …

Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006

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Wyclef Jean saved Pitt-Jolie from being kidnapped in Haiti! NewKerala.com – Ernakulam,Kerala,India
Washington: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have to thank Fugees star, Wyclef Jean for their safe sojourn in Haiti recently, for had it not been for his …

www.upi.com/NewsTrack/view.php?StoryID=20060123-074814-9104r
Better US ties if Canada ousts Liberals United Press International – USA
… He has also promised to increase military spending and make a bigger contribution to NATO and peacekeeping operations in places like Haiti and Afghanistan, but …

www.dominicantoday.com/app/article.aspx?id=9608
DR-Haiti trade corridor to be built with 45M euros Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic DAJABON, Montecristi.- The National Office for the European Development Funds (Onfed) will build a bi-national project between Haiti and Dominican Republic …

www.petra.gov.jo/nepras/2006/Jan/23/30167000.htm
Judeh: Government doesn’t consider pulling out troops taking part … Jordan News Agency (Petra) – Jordan
… in various parts of the world and “the government is not considering pulling out troops taking part in peace-keeping forces operating in Haiti,” Judeh told …

www.forbes.com/technology/feeds/ap/2006/01/23/ap2470550.html
New UN Commander Promises Secure Haiti Forbes – USA
A Brazilian general took command on Monday of UN peacekeepers in Haiti, vowing to make the impoverished nation secure for elections on Feb. …

www.csmonitor.com/2006/0124/p04s01-woam.html
Haitian migrants face rising backlash next door Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA … They come for one reason. “My heart is in Haiti. My wife is in Haiti. My children are in Haiti. But work – that is lacking in Haiti …

www.radiojamaica.com/news/story.php?category=6&story=22595
Interim PM Latortue to meet with Caricom Chairman radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
The interim Prime Minister of Haiti Gerard Latortue is to hold talks with Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Patrick Manning starting Tuesday. …

Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2006

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WYCLEF BEGGED HAITIANS NOT TO KIDNAP JOLIE AND PITT Contactmusic.com – Burley in Wharfdale,Ilkley,UK … And so he contacted gang leaders on Haiti and begged them not to try anything that would wreck his plans to help revive the island’s fortunes through his Yele …

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US Black Ops in Haiti – Undercover “journalists” – gunboats off … Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA by Haiti Watcher Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006 at 2:29 AM. I seem to have uncovered a strange little black ops organization that’s spying in Haiti and elsewhere. …

UN forces commit war crimes in Cite Soleil Seven Oaks – Vancouver,BC,Canada
Port au Prince — As pressure from Haiti’s elite on MINUSTAH (United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti) continues to escalate, so too does the violence …

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The Politics of Brutality in Haiti The Dominion – Sackville,NB,Canada
… PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — In his book The Uses of Haiti, author Paul Farmer writes: …the world’s privileged are protected from suffering violence, they are …

Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006

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Silence on Haiti in Canada ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
… Our recent dubious record in Haiti, and our role in Afghanistan, was something Martin didn’t mention, and there was no opportunity for reporters to ask about. …

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Preelection situation reports on Haiti Agencia Brasil – Brazil
Brasília — As the February 7 date for general elections in Haiti approaches, various preelection situation reports are being prepared. …

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Background info: Haiti San Francisco Chronicle – CA, USA
Haiti’s tiny size belies the complexity of the confrontation of forces – economic, cultural, social, political – that continues to play out in its politics …

www.sfbayview.com/011806/postponedagain.shtml
Haiti’s election postponed again: Is it because democracy might … San Francisco Bay View – San Francisco,CA,USA … postponement] could be for technical reasons, but there might be other reasons, and that’s why we have, on an urgent basis, requested a briefing on Haiti.”. …

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Brazilian General To Lead UN Peacekeeping Mission in Haiti Washington File – Washington,DC,USA
… UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has selected Brazilian Lieutenant General José Elito Carvalho Siqueira to lead the UN Stabilization Force in Haiti, which is …

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AI concerned about guns fuelling Haiti’s instability RJR – Jamaica
According to human rights group Amnesty International, Haiti is awash with small arms which fuel violence and human rights abuses and threaten planned elections …

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Freed Norwich woman gives thanks at City Hall rally; Watch a video … Norwich Bulletin – Norwich,CT,USA
NORWICH — Roselie Desardouin couldn’t hold back tears as she hugged dozens of people who worked for a month to stop her deportation to Haiti. …

www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/world/3602146.html
Haiti Judge Drops Charges Against Priest Houston Chronicle – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A judge dropped charges against a politically influential Catholic priest in the death of a journalist, but indicted him on two …

www.midiaindependente.org/pt/blue/2006/01/343363.shtml
Haiti Q&A Centro de Mídia Independente – Brazil
Haiti has once again fallen victim to a US-orchestrated coup d’etat, and this time the Canadian government is deeply complicit. …

www.leadingthecharge.com/stories/news-00128275.html
Haiti Judge Drops Charges Against Priest Leading The Charge – Milton,Queensland,Australia PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – A judge dropped charges against a politically influential Catholic priest in the death of a journalist, but indicted him on two lesser …

Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2006

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Haiti more violent as election nears San Francisco Chronicle – CA, USA
Haiti is a mess, and with a presidential election that has already been postponed four times coming up on February 7, no end is in sight to the escalating …

www.straight.com/content.cfm?id=15445
Svend to Haiti? Georgia Straight – Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada … This time, if he’s elected in Vancouver Centre on Monday (January 23), the long-time NDPer claims he will head down to Haiti to see exactly what the Canadian …

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Strong bonds to Haiti’s poor Pittsburgh Catholic – Pittsburgh,PA,USA
Pittsburgh will further deepen its ties to the people of Haiti when an area woman takes over as rector of the University of Fondwa this month. …

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Woman facing deportation gets waiver to stay in US Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
— A Norwich woman facing deportation to her native Haiti was granted a … You’ll soon will discover that if you send her to Haiti you made a wrong decision. …

Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2006

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Annan appoints Brazilian Force Commander for peacekeeping force in … UN News Centre
Gen. José Elito Carvalho Siqueira of Brazil the new Force Commander of the peacekeeping UN Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). … In Haiti, he will succeed Lt. Gen. …

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Lawyers ask immigration judges to halt deportations to Haiti Boston Globe – United States
… both US citizens living in South Florida, but her husband Kevin is being held in an Arizona immigration prison, facing immediate deportation to his native Haiti …

www.voanews.com/english/2006-01-20-voa2.cfm
Haiti Struggles with Gun Violence Voice of America – USA
By Amelia Shaw. Haiti continues to struggle with violence and instability in the wake of its upcoming presidential elections in February. …

www.csmonitor.com/2006/0120/p01s04-woam.html
From Brooklyn to Haiti: US cop brings skills, heritage Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA … Science Monitor. CAP HAITIAN, HAITI — Ralph Lee Vieux is a long way away from Brooklyn, NY, where he was born and raised. He is …

www.nytimes.com/2006/01/20/politics/20immig.html
Lawyers Protest Deportation of Illegal Immigrants to Haiti New York Times – United States
… the country joined forces on Thursday to protest the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to continue deporting illegal immigrants to Haiti, an island …

www.signonsandiego.com/news/world/20060119-1704-haiti-violence.html
Haiti violence kills four as humanitarian group urges gangs to … San Diego Union Tribune – United States
By Michael Norton. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Four people were shot to death Wednesday and Thursday in the latest surge of violence in Haiti’s largest slum. …

www.pww.org/article/articleview/8431/1/304
Waging war on Haiti’s poor People’s Weekly World – USA
By Yves Engler and Anthony Fenton. While Canadian involvement in Afghanistan makes headlines, less well known is its role in Haiti. …

www.indybay.org/news/2006/01/1796638.php
SFGate has fomer State Dept Diplomat covering Haiti Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA This is in regards to the SFGate article, titled “Haiti more violent as election nears” former US diplomat (worked for the US Department of State) Edward M …

  
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